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[texts]Physics for Entertainment Book 2 - Yakov Perelman
Volume 2 of the classic by Yakov Perelman. This edition was translated by A. Shkarovsky.
Keywords: physics; popular science; physics for entertainment; perelman; foreign languages publishing house
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[texts]Astronomy for Entertainment - Yakov Perelman
he purpose of the book is to initiate the reader into the basic facts of astronomy. But do not take it as a primer, since our presentation differs essentially from any text-book. Ordinary facts with which you may be acquainted are couched here in unexpected paradoxes, or slanted from an odd and unexpected angle, solely with a view to excite imagination and quicken interest. We have tried to free the theme as far as possible from the professional âterminologyâ and technical paraphernalia that s...
Keywords: astronomy; science; popular; sun; earth; moon; planets; stars; gravitation
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[texts]Fun With Maths and Physics - Yakov Perelman
In this book there are 27 chapters which describe physical and mathematical concepts using questions, experiments and puzzles.
Keywords: perelman; mathematics; popular mathematics; recreational mathematics; conundrums; physics experiment; popular science
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[texts]Physics for Entertainment Book 1 - Yakov Perelman
The aim of this book is not so much to give you some fresh knowledge, as to help you "learn what you already know". In other words, my idea is to brush up and liven your basic knowledge of physics, and to teach you how to apply it in various ways. To achieve this purpose conundrums, brain-teasers, entertaining anecdotes and stories, amusing experiments, paradoxes and unexpected comparisons-all dealing with physics and based on our everyday world and sci-fi are afforded.
Keywords: physics; popular science; physics for entertainment; perelman; foreign languages publishing house
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[texts]Figure for Fun: Stories and Conundrums - Yakov Perelman
To read and enjoy this book it will suffice to possess a modest knowledge of mathematics, i.e., knowledge of arithmetical rules and elementary geometry. Very few problems require the ability of forming and solving equations and the simplest at that. The table of contents, as you may see, is quite diversified: the subjects range from a motley collection of conundrums and mathematical stunts to useful practical problems on counting and measuring...
Keywords: perelman; mathematics; popular mathematics; recreational mathematics; conundrums
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[texts]mathematics can be fun-1 - YAKOV PERELMAN
mathematics can be fun by YAKOV PERELMAN
Keywords: yakov; perelman; mathematics
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